ROBSTOWN - Steven Edwardo Velasquez, 42, was called home by our Lord on November 17, 2016. He was born on April 22, 1974 in Corpus Christi, Texas to Hector Higinio and Mary Alaniz Velasquez. He was a boy scout during his youth and was also a Robstown Cotton Picker baseball player in 1991 & 1992 where they won back to back 4A state titles.. He will be dearly missed by all of his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his father, Hector Velasquez; and his brother, Hector Velasquez, Jr.

He is survived by his two daughters, Alicia Velasquez and Breanna Velasquez; his mother, Mary (Humberto) Velasquez Garcia; his siblings, Veronica (Tito) Lira, Jr., Marcie (Manuel) Castaneda, Jr., and Julian “JJ” (Debra) Velasquez. He was also blessed with one granddaughter, Angelina Pena and numerous other relatives and friends.

The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements Entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.